TPM&F SCOPE

The Thermoplastic and Foams Division is organized to provide a focal point for the interchange of information relating to non-vinyl thermoplastic resins including fluoropolymers, polyesters, polyolefins, polystyrenes, polyurethanes, their filled and/or reinforced products, and their foamable and foamed products. The division's interests lie in stimulating the development of scientific and engineering knowledge. By encouraging participation between producers and consumers, the division aims to provide information on new developments which shall encompass synthesis, characterization, fabrication, safe handling, application, serviceability, and marketing.

CHAIRMAN'S MESSAGE

I want to first recognize Professor Masahiro Ohshima for winning the Outstanding Achievement Award this year and for his outstanding job that he (and others) have done in organizing a successful and well attended Kyoto Foams Conference.   That was a job well done!  

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FEATURED EVENTS


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ANTEC 2017
May 8 - 10, 2017
Hilton Anaheim, 777 W. Convention Way, Anaheim, CA 92808
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SPE FOAMS 2017
Topical Conference: October 11–12, 2017
Tutorial: October 9–10, 2017
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SPECIALS
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Ananda Chatterjee Student Travel Award
In honor of Ananda Chatterjee, the Society of Plastics Engineers’ Thermoplastic Materials & Foams Division (SPE TPM&F) is offering two travel awards for undergraduate/graduate students to present their works at a future TPM&F sponsored conferences (SPE FOAMS, International Polyolefins Conference, or SPE ANTEC).